Passed away peacefully on December 23rd, 2021 surrounded by loved ones at the age of 96. He is now reunited with his best friend and wife of 67 years Betty (2016).
Loving father of Jim (Bonnie), Howard (Pat), Don (Brenda), Michael (Jane), Steve (Judy) and Tracey (Brian) Moore.
Rolly and Betty shared 15 grandchildren: Edward (Tracy), Bradley (Miriam), Erin (Rob), Rachael (Shawn), Wendy (Justin), Catie (Joe), Logan, Alexis (Matt), Brendan (Ashley), Justin (Sarah), Ryan (Jenn), David, Aislinn (Ramsay) and Cameron (Lindsay). Cherished great-grandpa to 16 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his grandson William.
Rolly was a proud WWII vet and long-time member of the Fonthill Legion. He volunteered with Meals on Wheels and was very happy to partake in the Memory Project where he discussed his experiences during the war with local students. Rolly and Betty loved spending summers at the cottage with their family. Rolly maintained his dry sense of humour to the very end. He will be missed dearly by family and friends.
In keeping with Rolly’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A funeral service will be held on January 4, 2022 at 11am at Pelham Community Church, 461 Canboro Rd, Fenwick. Rite of Committal to follow at Riverside Cemetery in Dunnville. Proof of vaccination is required and masks are mandatory. For those who cannot attend, you can livestream the service on the link below. Due to the nature of the pandemic, these arrangements may be altered to meet the requirements of any public health restrictions.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Lampman Funeral Home.